Hours (2013)

Before sunrise on August 29, 2005, Nolan Hayes (PAUL WALKER) arrives at a New Orleans hospital with his pregnant wife, Abigail (GENESIS RODRIGUEZ), who has gone into early labor. What should be one of the happiest days of Nolan's life… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: December 13, 2013
DVD Release Date: March 4, 2014
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Critic Score: 62% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

Walker's performance - along with the film - gets more and more engrossing.

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Neil Genzlinger
New York Times

Hurricane Katrina has already been pretty thoroughly mined for documentaries and fictional stories, but "Hours" holds your interest nonetheless.

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Britt Hayes

Hours goes from a passable, decent, (but hardly thrilling) thriller to a film that gives your eye-rolling muscles a total workout.

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Bilge Ebiri
New York Magazine/Vulture

While uneven, the film is uniquely involving - right down to a final shot that will break your heart into a million pieces.

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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News

Most of the movie elicits tense empathy, which builds to a genuinely nerve-wracking sense of dread.

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John Fink
The Film Stage

Taking place over the course of two hopeless days, Walker's performance is truly special.

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Susan Wloszczyna

For those who wish to see [Walker] at his best, "Hours" is worth the time.

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Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
AV Club

Take away the on-the-nose title and some half-hearted stabs at symbolism, and what's left is a B-thriller of the "they don't make 'em like they used to" variety.

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Michael Dequina

Could've marked a turning point in Paul Walker's career to more interesting and demanding projects post-age-40.

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Flixster Audience Score: 61% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalhães
One of Paul Walker's last films is this suspenseful thriller that can be quite tense in a minimalist way when not contrived or melodramatic, yet it could… More
Manu Gino
Every second counts. Great final Film to an Excellent Actor!!! This film amazed me as I am not normally into this genre. I went in not expecting anything… More
KJ Proulx
In one of Paul Walker's best performances to date, "Hours" follows a man after the loss of his wife during childbirth and he must keep his baby… More
Jeffrey Meyers
Though sometimes melodramatic and not entirely unfamiliar, Hours succeeds at being an affecting drama, recounting one man's experience in the wake of… More
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three stars
Cameron Johnson
This film is set during the period of Hurricane Katrina, in 2005, the year post-hardcore band Funeral for a Friend released their album "Hours", while… More